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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KMTR

FZUS56 KMTR 221632
CWFMTR

Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
832 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas and out 60 nm including the
San Francisco Bay and Monterey Bay

PZZ500-230000-
832 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

.Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including
the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank
National Marine Sanctuaries...

Expect increasing northerly winds across the coastal waters today
as an upper-level disturbance moves through the region. This
system will produce gale-force winds over the outer waters.
Strong winds will result in steep wind waves and hazardous seas.



PZZ570-230000-
Point Arena To Point Reyes 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
832 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

TODAY
NW winds 20 to 30 kt increasing to 25 to 35 kt with
gusts to 40 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 6 to 8 ft. NW swell 4
ft at 17 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the morning, then
chance of showers in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts to 40 kt in the
evening...decreasing to 20 to 30 kt overnight. Wind waves 8 to 10
ft. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 17 seconds. Slight chance of showers in
the evening.

FRI
N winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 6 to 8 ft. NW swell 6 to
7 ft at 17 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. W swell
6 ft at 16 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. W swell 4 to
5 ft at 15 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. W swell 4 to
6 ft...shifting to the NW 6 to 8 ft. Slight chance of showers.

MON
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 6 to 8 ft. NW swell
5 to 7 ft. Chance of showers.



PZZ571-230000-
Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
832 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

TODAY
NW winds 20 to 30 kt increasing to 25 to 35 kt with
gusts to 40 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 6 to 8 ft. NW swell 4
ft at 18 seconds. Chance of showers in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts to 40 kt in the
evening...decreasing to 20 to 30 kt overnight. Wind waves 8 to 10
ft. NW swell 5 ft at 17 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the
evening.

FRI
N winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. NW swell 6 to
7 ft at 17 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. W swell
6 ft at 16 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. W swell 4 to
5 ft at 16 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft...increasing to 5 to 7 ft. Slight chance of showers.

MON
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft. Chance of showers.



PZZ575-230000-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
832 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

TODAY
NW winds 15 to 25 kt increasing to 25 to 35 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. W swell 4 ft at 18 seconds.
Slight chance of showers in the morning, then chance of showers in
the afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts to 40 kt. Combined
seas 8 to 13 ft dominant period 17 seconds. Slight chance of
showers in the evening.

FRI
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. NW swell 6 ft
at 17 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
6 ft at 16 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt...increasing to 20 to 30 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft...increasing to 6 to 8 ft. W swell 4 to 5 ft at
16 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft...increasing to 5 to 6 ft.

MON
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft. Chance of showers.



PZZ576-230000-
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
832 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

TODAY
NW winds 15 to 25 kt increasing to 25 to 35 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. W swell 4 ft at 17 seconds.
Slight chance of showers.

TONIGHT
NW winds 25 to 35 kt with occasional gusts to 45 kt.
Wind waves 7 to 9 ft. NW swell 5 ft at 17 seconds. Chance of
showers in the evening, then slight chance of showers after
midnight.

FRI
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft at 17 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
N winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. NW swell
6 ft at 16 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft at 16 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft.

MON
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft...decreasing to 3 to 5 ft. Slight chance of showers, then
chance of showers. 



PZZ540-230000-
Point Arena To Point Reyes To 10 nm-
832 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING


TODAY
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. NW swell
3 to 4 ft at 17 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the morning,
then chance of showers in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell
5 ft at 17 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 5 to
6 ft at 17 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
5 to 6 ft at 16 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. W swell 3 to
5 ft at 16 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 4 to
6 ft...shifting to the NW 5 to 7 ft. Slight chance of showers.

MON
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft. Chance of showers. 



PZZ545-230000-
Point Reyes To Pigeon Point To 10 nm-
832 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING


TODAY
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. NW swell
3 to 4 ft at 17 seconds. Chance of showers in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. W swell
5 ft at 17 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the evening.

FRI
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 4 to
6 ft at 17 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
4 to 6 ft at 16 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. W swell 3 to
5 ft at 16 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 3 to
5 ft...increasing to 4 to 6 ft.

MON
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. W swell 3 to
5 ft. Chance of showers. 

..SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST
..

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 4 to 6 ft at 15
seconds building to 6 to 8 ft at 14 seconds Thursday.

ACROSS THE BAR...Combined seas 5 to 7 feet at 15 seconds building
to 7 to 9 ft at 14 seconds Thursday. Maximum ebb current of 2.8
knots at 08:37 AM Thursday and 1.4 knots at 09:49 PM Thursday.



PZZ560-230000-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos To 10 nm-
832 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TODAY
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. NW swell
3 to 4 ft at 17 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the morning,
then chance of showers in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 6 to 8 ft. W swell
5 ft at 17 seconds. Chance of showers in the evening, then slight
chance of showers after midnight.

FRI
N winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming NW 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft...increasing to 5 to 7 ft in the
afternoon. W swell 4 to 5 ft at 17 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
4 to 6 ft at 16 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. W swell 3 to
5 ft at 16 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 3 to
5 ft...shifting to the NW.

MON
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 3 to
4 ft. Chance of showers. 



PZZ565-230000-
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas To 10 nm-
832 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TODAY
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. W swell 3 to
4 ft at 17 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the morning, then
chance of showers in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. NW swell
5 ft at 17 seconds. Chance of showers in the evening, then slight
chance of showers after midnight.

FRI
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. W swell 4 to
5 ft at 18 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell
5 to 6 ft at 16 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. W swell 3 to
5 ft at 16 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 3 to
5 ft...shifting to the NW.

MON
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 to
4 ft. Slight chance of showers, then chance of showers. 



PZZ530-230000-
San Pablo Bay Suisun Bay The West Delta and San Francisco Bay
North of the Bay Bridge-
832 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING


TODAY
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Slight chance of thunderstorms in
the afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt...decreasing to 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening.

FRI
N winds 5 to 15 kt.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt.

SAT
W winds 10 to 20 kt.

SUN
W winds 10 kt.

MON
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Chance of showers, then slight chance
of showers. 



PZZ531-230000-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
832 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING


TODAY
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Chance of showers in the
afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt...decreasing to 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Slight chance of showers in the evening.

FRI
NW winds 5 to 15 kt.

FRI NIGHT
W winds 10 to 20 kt.

SAT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt.

SUN
W winds 10 kt.

MON
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Chance of showers, then slight chance
of showers. 



PZZ535-230000-
Monterey Bay-
832 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TODAY
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 3 ft
at 17 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the morning, then
chance of showers in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
5 ft at 17 seconds. Chance of showers in the evening, then slight
chance of showers after midnight.

FRI
N winds 10 kt...becoming NW 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 4 to 5 ft at 17 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
4 to 5 ft at 16 seconds.

SAT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 3 to
4 ft at 16 seconds.

SUN
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 to
4 ft.

MON
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 3 to 4
ft. Slight chance of showers, then chance of showers.



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